SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): January 14, 2013
Vail Resorts, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
390 Interlocken Crescent
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (303) 404-1800
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On January 14, 2013, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Vail Resorts, Inc. (the “Company”) appointed D. Bruce Sewell to serve as a director of the Company, effective immediately. Mr. Sewell was also appointed to serve on the Company's Audit Committee.
As a non-employee director, Mr. Sewell will participate in the standard compensation arrangements for non-employee directors as set forth in the Company's most recent proxy statement. There is no arrangement or understanding pursuant to which Mr. Sewell was appointed to the Board and there are no related party transactions between the Company and Mr. Sewell that would require disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.
A copy of the press release announcing the appointment of Mr. Sewell to the Board is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
A list of exhibits furnished herewith is contained on the Exhibit Index which immediately precedes such exhibits and is incorporated herein by reference.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Vail Resorts, Inc.
Date: January 14, 2013
/s/ Fiona E. Arnold
Fiona E. Arnold
Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Press Release dated January 14, 2013.